Summer Solstice Sunrise Hampstead

Sat 20th Jun 2015

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Event Details Updated
Full details now included. Note it starts on the Saturday evening, not early Sunday morning as stated in Strider
Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Southern England
Local Group
London
Distance
10ml.
Start Time
23.00 SATURDAY
Route
Meet Forest Hill stn (dep London Bridge or London Victoria)

Walk to Parliament Hill Field to see the solstice at 04.43 SUNDAY with breakfast in Soho on the way

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Please note starts Saturday night finishes Sunday morning
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Summer Solstice Sunrise Hampstead, Overnight Saturday 20th/Sunday 21st June 2015
11 walkers, 15 miles - leader Adam Pode
Eleven night-owls joined Adam for this nocturnal outing to view the midsummer solstice. It was not quite as dark as the attached photo shows when the group arrived on Parliament Hill in time for the sunrise but, sadly, no sign of the sun unlike Stonehenge. The group enjoyed an early breakfast in Soho to complete the occasion.
Photograph by Adam Pode

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